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Robert Kennedy and Gen. Creighton Abrams, 1964

By STARS AND STRIPES Published: December 5, 2020

Ted Rohde ©Stars and Stripes
Friedberg, West Germany, June, 1964: Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy watches a tactical show at the Friedberg training area as he begins a three-day visit to bases in Germany. With him are Capt. Norman L. Carlton, left, V Corps Long Range Recon Patrol Co. commanding officer, and Lt. Gen. Creighton W. Abrams, Jr., V Corps commanding general, who has just been nominated as Army vice chief of staff. Abrams later served as commander of U.S. forces in Vietnam, then as Army chief of staff.

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